HarbourView Equity Partners’ Relationship with Apollo Global Management

Sidley Austin advised HarbourView Equity Partners on the deal, while Paul, Weiss advised Apollo Global Management.

HarbourView Equity Partners, a global alternative asset manager focused on investment opportunities in the media and entertainment space, announced its launch and the establishment of a strategic relationship with Apollo Global Management, Inc. (NYSE: APO) (together with its consolidated subsidiaries, “Apollo”), a global alternative investment management firm. Apollo joins the team at HarbourView in seeing significant opportunities to invest globally in entertainment and media over the next decade.

The Sidley team was led by partners Patrick Michel (Picture) and Dr. Daniel Z. Altman (both New York), and associate W. Alex McGee (Boston). Additional team members include partner Joshua B. Rovine and associates Dr. Galya Savir and Caroline H. Shipman (all New York), and Victoria A. Anglin (Chicago).

The Paul, Weiss team included corporate partners Gregory Ezring, Ross Fieldston, Brad Finkelstein, Robert Zochowski and Matthew Goldstein, and counsel Rosita Lee and David Levine; tax partners Brian Grieve, Brad Okun and Patrick Karsnitz; and intellectual property partner Charles Googe.

Involved fees earner: Gregory Ezring – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Ross Fieldston – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Brad Finkelstein – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Matthew Goldstein – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Charles Googe – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Brian Grieve – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Patrick Karsnitz – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Rosita Lee – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; David Levine – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Brad Okun – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Robert Zochowski – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Daniel Altman – Sidley Austin LLP; Victoria Anglin – Sidley Austin LLP; Alex McGee – Sidley Austin LLP; Patrick Michel – Sidley Austin LLP; Joshua Rovine – Sidley Austin LLP; Galya Savir – Sidley Austin LLP;

Law Firms: Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Sidley Austin LLP;

Clients: HarbourView Equity Partners;

Author: Martina Bellini